Zip Code 71730 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEl Dorado
Zip Code StateArkansas
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code327 / 870
Current Population:32213
Racial Majority: 60.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$37806
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63480
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range72 - 299 ft.
Area480 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.20292600, -92.63984000

Zip Code 71730 Description

Zip Code 71730 is located in the state of Arkansas in the Monroe metro area. Zip code 71730 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 71730 is EL DORADO, Arkansas. Portions of zip code 71730 are contained within or border the city limits of El Dorado, AR, Norphlet, AR, and Calion, AR. The area code for zip code 71730 is 870. 71730 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arkansas.

The current unemployment level in 71730 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 71730 decreased to 32213 from 35308 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 71730 is while the majority ethnicity attending 71730 public schools is White. 59.4% of students in 71730 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 19420 60.07% 19367 +0%
 Black Or African American 10907 33.74% 10972 -1%
 Hispanic 1407 4.35% 1260 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 0.32% 89 +17%
 Asian 215 0.67% 182 +18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 317 0.85% 317 -13%

Zip Code 71730 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47%
 Black Or African American 43.9%
 Hispanic 6%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 71730 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3221335308
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households13006
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37806
Income Under $50K Per Year62.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
71730 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arkansas District 4Bruce WestermanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Arkansas Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$96696
Average Real Estate Sale Price$82636
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 35a - Tertiary Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 71730 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32354350596771696351413551
Avg Max Temp (°F)54606876828993928777655775
Avg Precip (In.)4.984.45.264.685.234.9543.13.514.324.894.9154.23
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
El Dorado, AR
CBSA Type71730
CBSA Population43448
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours